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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

July 26 - August 2

Special Events

POWELL'S SWEET SHOPPE
Worth The Drive
July 26 (2 to 6 p.m.)

offers a pint of sweet treats to all who participate in the "Pint for Pint Blood Drive" on July 26 from

Phone: 712-1362
http://unitedbloodservices.org

Santa Barbara Bank and Trust
995 Higuera St.
SLO , CA

Concerts

INGA SWEARINGEN
Worth The Drive
July 26 (5:30 p.m.)

performs July 26 at

Phone: 544-4066

Claiborne and Churchill Winery
2649 Carpenter Canron Road
SLO , CA

SANTA BARBARA SUMMER MEAL PROGRAM CONCERT SERIES
Worth The Drive
July 26 (noon to 1:30 p.m.)

features The Wha Wha's and Nevermind in concert July 26 from

lauraburtoncapps@gmail.com
Phone: 245-5465

Franklin Elementary School
1111 East Mason St.
Santa Barbara , CA

Special Events

CENTRAL COAST MCDONALD'S
July 27 (7 to 9 a.m.)

presents a "Back-to-school Fair and Backpack Giveaway" on July 27 from

Phone: (602) 422-2260
http://community.mcdonalds.com/centralcoast

McDonald's restaurants
Santa Barbara, Santa Maria, Grover Beach, and Atascadero , CA

PLANT GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT
PLANT GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT
July 27 (1 to 3 p.m.)

with Don Gruenewald identifies the internal processes of plants and the effect of environmental factors on selecting the right plant for a site on July 27 from

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $5 for members, $10 for non-members

FREE PET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Come learn FREE pet photo tips from Seth Casteel of Underwater Dogs
FREE PET PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Worth The Drive
July 27 (9 a.m.)

with photographer Seth Casteel on July 27 at

Noah Horton
info@onepicturesaves.com
Phone: (520) 225-9391
http://onepicturesaves.com

Santa Barbara County Animal Services
Santa Maria CA

Cost: Free

SAMUEL JEFFERS BENEFIT RUMMAGE SALE
8 Year old Samuel Jeffers
SAMUEL JEFFERS BENEFIT RUMMAGE SALE
Worth The Drive
July 27 (8 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

is on July 27 from

Melissa
Melissamsears@yahoo.com
Phone: 710-4618

Mariner Mortgage
701 East Grande Ave.
Arroyo Grande 93420

Cost: Any size donations

Barbecues

MARINE CORPS LEAGUE 1340
MCL
MARINE CORPS LEAGUE 1340
July 27 (11 a.m.)

presents its annual BBQ Fundraiser event on July 27 at

S. Lopez
romanrae@comcast.net
http://mcl1340.org

Veterans Memorial Building
313 W. Tunnel St.
Santa Maria 93458

Cost: $10

Special Events

BON ODORI 2013
July 28 (noon to 5 p.m.)

hosted by the Guadalupe Buddhist Church is a celebration of Japanese culture including food, activities, and Bon Adori or Obon dance on July 28 from

Phone: 937-7026

Veterans Memorial Hall
313 W. Tunnel Ave.
Santa Maria 93458

Cost: Free

Concerts

DESERT ROSE BAND
DESERT ROSE BAND
Worth The Drive
July 28 (7:30 p.m.)

performs an acoustic benefit concert on July 28 at

Susan Gerakaris
sgerakaris@charter.net
Phone: 546-8337
http://pacslo.org

Spanos Theatre on Cal Poly Campus
1069 E. Grand Ave.
SLO 93405

Cost: $40

Health

BASIC YOGA AND WALK AT WALLER PARK
July 28 (3 to 4 p.m.)

is a free yoga class and walk on July 28 from

Vicki Forman
vicki@yogaformankind.com
Phone: 680-6542
http://www.yogaformankind.com

Yoga for Mankind
130 North Broadway, Suite B
Orcutt 93455

Cost: Free

Spiritual

STAR OF BETHLEHEM LUTHERAN CHURCH
July 28 (10 a.m.)

offers worship services Sundays at 10 a.m. with Sunday school at 9 a.mAn adult Bible study is Thursday at.

Phone: 937-0339

Star of Bethlehem Lutheran Church
4465 S. Blosser Road
Santa Maria

Special Events

THE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB OF SANTA MARIA VALLEY
July 29 (Call for times)

presents its annual "Ag for Youth Golf Tournament" on July 29.

abailey@bgcsmv.org
Phone: 922-7163
http://bgcsmv.org

Santa Maria Country Club
Santa Maria , CA

Health

SANTA MARIA TERRACE BLOOD DRIVE
July 30 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m. .)

meets on July 30 from

Crystal Lawrence
clawrence@ensigngroup.net
Phone: 925-8713

Santa Maria Terrace
1405 East Main St.
Santa Maria 93454

Learning

DIGNITY HEALTH
July 31 (6 p.m.)

offers "Why Your Shoulder Hurts and What You Can Do About It" by orthopedic surgeons Sean Devine and Otto Schueckler on July 31 at

Phone: 543-5353

San Luis Obispo Country Club
255 Country Club Dr.
SLO

Kids and Family

KIDS YOGA
August 1 (4 to 5 p.m.)

is now registering for an August session for kids ages 6 to 13 meeting Thursdays beginning Aug. 1 from

Nicole Donati
nicole@treetopyoga.net
Phone: 266-6391
http://treetopyoga.net

Treetop Yoga
2771-C Santa Maria Way
Santa Maria

Cost: $30

Concerts

INGA SWEARINGEN
Worth The Drive
August 2 (5 p.m.)

performs a live jazz concert on Aug. 2 at

Phone: 541-0286
http://ingaswearingen.com

San Luis Obispo Mission Plaza
1000 Chorro St.
SLO , CA

Cost: Free